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From Croke Park to the trenches: the forgotten GAA heroes of World War I
# Battlefields
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# Battlefields

From Croke Park to the trenches: the forgotten GAA heroes of World War I

Dec 24th 2018, 5:00 PM 17,363 Views 46 Comments

Dr Dónal McAnallen has found at least 10 All-Ireland finalists that fought in WWI.

Higgins asks for inauguration to be moved to evening in light of Armistice events
# 11 November
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# 11 November

Higgins asks for inauguration to be moved to evening in light of Armistice events

Nov 2nd 2018, 1:51 PM 23,473 Views 39 Comments

The ceremony is due to take place on Sunday 11 November.

Leo Varadkar was wearing a 'shamrock poppy' in the Dáil today
# World War One
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# World War One

Leo Varadkar was wearing a 'shamrock poppy' in the Dáil today

Nov 7th 2017, 3:17 PM 96,556 Views 277 Comments

Around 35,000 Irish died during World War One, which is being remembered this month.

The story of my great grandfather who died in WWI: Patrick Carroll, Gunner 100938
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The story of my great grandfather who died in WWI: Patrick Carroll, Gunner 100938

Nov 11th 2015, 9:55 AM 20,675 Views 91 Comments

Patrick, from Dún Laoghaire, was one of the 49,000 Irish men that was killed in World War I.

These amazing colourised photographs bring World War I to life
# The Great War
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# The Great War

These amazing colourised photographs bring World War I to life

Aug 2nd 2015, 7:00 PM 31,264 Views 48 Comments

The ‘war to end all wars’ up close.

A bedroom frozen in time - the interiors of a life 100 years ago
# The View From There
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# The View From There

A bedroom frozen in time - the interiors of a life 100 years ago

Nov 13th 2014, 3:48 PM 4,877 Views 0 Comments

The room in a French village has remained as it was at the time of the World War I soldier’s death almost a century ago.

Labour TD sparks another row over Home Rule and WWI - this time it's about stamps
# Going Postal
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# Going Postal

Labour TD sparks another row over Home Rule and WWI - this time it's about stamps

Aug 15th 2014, 6:15 AM 11,231 Views 76 Comments

And John Bruton’s getting involved…

Vox Pop: Should we be commemorating the centenary of World War I?
# Lessons Learned
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# Lessons Learned

Vox Pop: Should we be commemorating the centenary of World War I?

Aug 9th 2014, 10:00 AM 6,566 Views 53 Comments

We asked the public for their view on the marking of the centenary.

Pictures: President and British royal heckled by dissidents at unveiling of monument to war dead
# Ww1
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Pictures: President and British royal heckled by dissidents at unveiling of monument to war dead

Jul 31st 2014, 10:40 PM 30,511 Views 228 Comments

President Higgins was unveiling a Cross of Sacrifice to the war dead of Ireland — the first of its kind to be erected in the State.

Ireland's part in World War 1: Hear the stories, see the mementos and eat the food of the time
# Centenary Anniversary
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# Centenary Anniversary

Ireland's part in World War 1: Hear the stories, see the mementos and eat the food of the time

Jul 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 8,438 Views 56 Comments

A free WW1 Road Show is being held at Trinity College today.

Tour de France marks World War I centennial
# Le Tour
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# Le Tour

Tour de France marks World War I centennial

Jun 27th 2014, 10:56 AM 2,037 Views 4 Comments

100 years after the start of the Great War, the peloton will remember the millions who fought and died in Europe.

Enda Kenny and David Cameron to visit World War I memorials in Belgium
# Memorial
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# Memorial

Enda Kenny and David Cameron to visit World War I memorials in Belgium

Dec 19th 2013, 6:30 AM 4,365 Views 24 Comments

Enda Kenny is in Belgium to attend the first EU Summit since Ireland’s exit of the bailout.

Anger over desecration of 40 German soldiers' graves at WW1 cemetery
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Anger over desecration of 40 German soldiers' graves at WW1 cemetery

Jul 9th 2012, 9:10 AM 5,223 Views 3 Comments

Wooden crosses were broken and burned at the French graveyard.